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  1. GM to battle VW in China with $12 billion investment and new plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Australian

    GM expects its China sales to expand 8-10 percent this year, in line with the overall growth of the Chinese market, where foreign firms, such as Volkswagen AG "We are investing wisely and accelerating our vehicle development and manufacturing to keep pace with market demand.

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  2. More than 1,000 armed police start patrols in ShanghaiRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    The Ministry of Public Security said last month that more armed patrols would be introduced around the country in the wake of the knife attacks at Kunming railway station on March 1. Twenty-nine people and four assailants were killed during the attacks that officials have blamed on Muslim separatists from Xinjiang.

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  3. A year without Internet in Xinjiang [China Daily: Hong Kong Edition]Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    URUMQI - What would life be like without the Internet? On July 5, 2009, rock-flinging and knife-wielding thugs looted shops, torched vehicles, killed nearly 200 people and injured another 1,700 in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

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  4. Xinhua Insight: A year without Internet in XinjiangRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    On July 5, 2009, rock-flinging and knife-wielding thugs looted shops, torched vehicles, killed nearly 200 people and injured another 1,700 in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

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  5. Shanghai relaxes controls on armed patrolsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    More than 1,000 policemen in Shanghai began carrying revolvers while on patrol Sunday as China tightens public security to deal with serious violent crimes.

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  6. A Uyghur Food Truck to Hit the Streets of BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Free Republic

    In what will be a first for New England and perhaps even the rest of the United States, Boston is about to get its very own Uyghur food truck.

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  7. China Xinjiang teen dies after police clash: reportRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The China Post

    A teenager in China's Xinjiang has died after speeding past police checkpoints and clashing with officers, state media said Thursday, in the latest violence to hit the restive far-western region.

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  8. China Xinjiang teen 'dies after police clash'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Yahoo!

    A teenager in China's Xinjiang has died after speeding past police checkpoints and clashing with officers, state media said Thursday, in the latest violence to hit the restive far-western region.

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  9. Xinjiang rumormonger detained after attacker's deathRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | People's Daily Online

    Police in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have detained a man for spreading rumors that a motorcyclist was shot dead by police for running a red light, a local news website said Thursday.

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  10. Chinese police shoot man dead at checkpoint in XinjiangRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | AlertNet

    Police in China's far-western region of Xinjiang have shot dead a man who drove through a security checkpoint, the local government said on Thursday, the latest violence to hit the troubled area with a large Muslim population.

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  11. Xinhua Insight: Baby hatches continue to highlight welfare concernsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Xinhuanet

    A baby hatch will come into service in China's farwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on June 1, reinforcing the country's determination in protecting the rights of unwanted children.

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  12. Mainland police to receive special weapons trainingRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | South China Morning Post

    A policeman waves a pistol during deadly ethnic riots in Urumqi, Xinjiang in July, 2009 that left 140 dead and 800 wounded.

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  13. Urumqi SWAT kicks off drill against violenceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | People's Daily Online

    The Urumqi SWAT team performs a drill on April 2, 2014,in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region designed to counter violence and security emergencies. [Photo: CRI Online]

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  14. Karim Massimov's candidacy for Kazakh PM's post approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Trend

    The Kazakh president's official website said the chairmen of the committees of Kazakh parliament's lower house highlighted Karim Massimov's experience during a meeting held today and approved his candidacy for the post of Kazakhstan's prime minister.

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  15. Senior official calls for Xinjiang stabilityRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Xinhuanet

    A senior Chinese official has called for long-term social stability in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwest China through promoting economic development and improving people's livelihood.

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  16. China's leading cinema exhibitors keen to install Barco's laser projectorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | PressReleasePoint

    Digital cinema leader Barco launched its 6P laser-illuminated projector at CinemaCon 2014, which will soon find its way to cinemas across the globe.

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  17. China's Leading Cinema Exhibitors Keen to Install Barco's Laser ProjectorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Boxoffice

    Digital cinema leader Barco launched its 6P laser-illuminated projector at CinemaCon 2014, which will soon find its way to cinemas across the globe.

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  18. Uygur rocker Erfan Ishaq sings the praises of being true to yourselfRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | NEWS.com.au

    Hip Uygur rocker moves to Beijing to follow his musical dreams and is determined not to be constrained by tradition-bound purists Dressed in a military trench coat and pair of studded boots, Erfan Ishaq, a 25-year-old Uygur singer-songwriter from the Xinjiang capital, Urumqi, looks like he is being photographed for a magazine cover.

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  19. China Agricultural Machinery Industry & Global Forestry Machine Market Research ReportsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Sys-Con Media

    ReportsnReports.com offers "Global and China Agricultural Machinery Industry Report, 2013-2014", "Global Agricultural and Forestry Machine Market to 2017 - Market Size, Growth, and Forecasts in Nearly 70 Countries" and "Agricultural Machinery Market in , total power of agricultural machinery surpassing 1 billion kilowatts, and the integrated ... (more)

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  20. Mild, Mild WestRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Foreign Policy

    Xinjiang, a vast region in western China covering a surface area roughly as large as that of Iran, is known to be ethnically fraught, economically underdeveloped, and opaque to outsiders.

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